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TRC Hiring Operations and Marketing Coordinator

Posted Feb 20, 2015

The Thermostat Recycling Corporation (TRC) in Alexandria, VA is seeking candidates for the position of Operations and Marketing Coordinator. The position involves supporting TRC’s operations and assisting with the...

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Thermostat Recycling Corporation Reaches New Record in 2014

Posted Feb 5, 2015

More than 203,000 mercury thermostats were collected through TRC’s network in 2014, a 12% increase over 2013. Last year’s amount contributed to the more than 9 tons of mercury TRC has diverted from solid waste since...

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A Productive Year in the Books

Posted Dec 19, 2014

As hard as it may be to believe, 2014 is about to come to an end and many businesses are already focusing on their 2015 initiatives. December tends to spark a bit of reflection about the past year’s accomplishments as...

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